Prior to joining FEB, Fawaz was the Managing Director of Takamul Capital B.S.C in Bahrain. Prior to Takamul, he was the Chief Executive Officer of Abu Dhabi Investment House (ADIH) and previously contributed to the establishment of Kuwait Finance House-Bahrain under different departments. He joined FEB in 2014 and is primarily responsible for the Operation, Strategy of the bank and business line: day to day over-all operations, business development and Investor relations including the Bank’s shareholders. Besides his role as COO, he’s also the Managing Director of FEB AQAR the real estate arm of First Energy Bank.

Mr. Fawaz has over 17 years of experience in retail banking, investment banking, investment placement, private equity (multisector) and real estate property development. He represented companies on several boards as the Chairman and board member of various multi-million dollar companies including real estate development, private equity, healthcare, pharmaceutical and energy companies.

Fawaz holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from The Citadel, Military College of South Carolina, USA and a diploma from the University of Bahrain.


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Chief Operating Officer